Darryl Sterling is the Executive Director of the Central Maine Growth Council, located in Waterville, Maine. Previous to his current position, Darryl spent many years as the Town of Richmond’s Director of Economic and Community Development.
With 25+ years of professional experience at the local, regional and state levels in Maine and throughout New England, Darryl has shared his expertise in management, public relations, marketing, innovation, grant writing, planning, business consulting, and training to foster growth and development.
He is a Certified CDBG Administrator. Through grant administration Darryl has facilitated 65 façade improvements and over 50 housing rehabilitation projects, along with creating and retaining over 2,000 jobs.
As a result of his dedication to the communities of Maine, Darryl received the Governor’s Award for CDBG Administrator of the Year in August 2009.